Traffic in Central Jakarta will be diverted tomorrow to give way to the convoy for the Persija Jakarta that recently won the League 1 event.
Three armed ethnic groups under the Northern Alliance offered to enter peace talks with the Myanmarese government.
President Anwar Ibrahim admitted he has met with some people from UMNO.
Dhaka Metropolitan Police issued traffic guidelines ahead of the Martyred Intellectuals Day on Friday, December 14.
The motion of confidence was presented in support of the United National Party (UNP) Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday. The motion was passed in parliament with 117 Members of Parliament (MPs) voting for it.
Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha hinted again yesterday that he is willing to return as premier of the country after the February 24 election.
UMNO leaders in Sabah have left the former ruling party. Among those who left were five of Sabah UMNO’s six members of parliament (MPs), nine of its 10 Sabah assemblymen, two of its senators and 21 of its 25 division heads.
Today, the Philippine congress extended martial law in Mindanao for another year until the end of 2019. A total of 12 senators voted to extend martial law; five voted against, one abstained and five were absent. In the Lower House, 223 voted to extend martial law; 23 voted against and there was no abstention.
Supporters of two convicted Myanmar Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, are set to stage a demonstration this afternoon in downtown Yangon.
Malaysian former prime minister Najib Razak was charged today with ordering the tampering of the final audit report of 1Malaysia Development Berhad. Najib pleaded not guilty.